UBER AND LAWSUITS—THEY just seem to go together. Last week, a new class action complaint was filed against the company over Uber’s failure to secure drivers’ data in a breach. In another court, a Northern California district judge ruled that a jury will decide if Uber’s drivers should be classified as independent contractors or employees. And, earlier this month, a Memphis transportation company sued Uber and Lyft for operating without proper licensing and insurance. Similar suits have been filed in Miami, Philadelphia, Atlanta, and Houston.
The five-year-old, multibillion-dollar company’s troubles don’t stop there…..